The Rising Voices Project is a 2022 initiative that focuses on the written word to convey Important issues impacting up on young women in today’s society. Providing a beacon for their voices to be heard & understood through the female lens. ‘Words have energy & power with the ability to help, to heal & to humble’. (Huff Post, 2014. Jason Taylor Foundation, 2017). GateMinds asked a collective of young females to write about something they believe heavily impacts upon females in today’s contemporary society. What is evident from their responses is a common underlying theme of gender inequality that exhibits itself through various forms; societal structures leading to an imbalance of power, oppression, violence and body image expectations that in form how we should behave and present ourselves to the public eye.
Read Zine Magazine here: Rising Voices Zine – GATE MINDS